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Postby sarahkm » Sat Dec 31, 2011 11:48 am

Hi all,

I am currently recovering from the D and C I had done yesterday. I had a missed miscarriage at 9 weeks. So far recovery is pretty easy and I'm not having to take the pain meds that were prescribed.
The tissue was sent to the pathologist for chromosome testing.
So...now we wait the 1 to 2 months before we start trying again. I know some doctors say to wait 2 cycles, but my feeling is that I'll start trying again after next period.

The good news is that we conceived pretty quickly after I stopped the pill (end of June).

Sarah
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Mother to Nathanael James born still 12/31/2006 at 38 weeks. Class I HELLP sydrome, placental abruption, acute kidney failure.
Miscarriage 12/2011
Expecting again-due date August 16, 2013 (Folic Acid, LDA, Prenatal vitamins, BP meds, Vitamin D, Slow release Iron)
Elias Nathanael born healthy 07/28/2013 at 37 weeks 2 days, 5#11oz. No signs of HELLP or preeclampsia! Tear noticed in placenta after delivery.
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Re: back to TTC

Postby ktsl123 » Sat Dec 31, 2011 01:23 pm

Glad you are doing well and sorry you had to go threw this. Good luck ttc next month.
Son born healthy at 5lbs 8oz at 35 weeks +2 days due to Severe PE on 7-21-09
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Re: back to TTC

Postby sam10 » Sat Dec 31, 2011 03:19 pm

Glad to hear all went well and you are able to go w/o pain meds.
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MC 3/2009 and 3/2011
Henry (1/1/2010-1/7/2010) - forever loved and missed; severe PE with Hellp; partial placental abruption, classical c-section at 25.6 weeks
Matilda (Nov. 2012, born at 35.4 weeks) - severe PE


Our pain has been put into words, placed into empty cradles, to remember that all our babies lived, that they mattered and always will. - Field of Cradles http://www.fieldofcradles.org/
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Re: back to TTC

Postby kbielec » Thu Jan 05, 2012 08:09 am

Glad you are recovering well. I too had a D&C this month so we're back to TTC again...here's hoping we get a BFP soon! :)
Mom to Annabelle born at 26 weeks due to HELLP (2008) I found out I had Factor V and MTHFR after delivery.
(12/2011) miscarriage, twin boys 8 weeks, on LDA, Folbate, Lovenox
(02/2012) Pregnant - praying for beautiful take home baby due Nov. 3, 2012, on LDA, Folbate, Lovenox
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